Flashcards in Chapter Tres Deck (10):
The passing of physical characteristics from parents to offspring
Such as stem height or or seed color
Scientific study of heredity
When egg and sperm cells join together
The offspring of many generations that have the same form of a trait.
The factor that controls a trait
The different forms of a gene
Is one whose trait always shows up in the organism when the allele is present
Is hidden whenever the dominant allele is present.